Artist: Radio FourAuthor: traditionalLabel: RepublicYear: 1953
Gospel quintet consisting of five brothers (the Babb brothers from Kentucky), with one foot in the amen corner, the other on the street corner.
Clyde McPhatter & The Drifters
Hank Ballard [as The Twist (see there); forget about the lyrics, it's the same melody, six full years prior to the dance craze; admitted influence; Clyde was Hank's idol]
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